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Routledge Library Editions: Education

Routledge Library Editions: Education consists of 244 volumes by some of the greatest educationalists, teaching professionals and policy makers of the twentieth century. The volumes are available in a set; in mini-sets themed by sub-discipline; or individually, in your choice of print or ebook.

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  1. Making Imperial Mentalities

    Socialisation and British Imperialism

    Edited by J. A. Mangan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book discusses the way in which those born into the British empire were persuaded to accept it, often with enthusiasm. The study compares the perceptions of people at ‘home’, in the dominions and in the colonies. Across the diversity of imperial territories it explores themes such as the...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Education for Adults

    Volume 2 Opportunities for Adult Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book opens with a survey of the historical evolution of adult education in the UK and leads on to the study of the structure of adult learning. It discusses distance teaching opportunities such as the Open University and the National Extension College, and face-to-face teaching provision in...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Adult Learning in the Social Context

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book is a logical progression from The Sociology of Adult and Continuing Education. The author takes a completely new approach to the subject and puts forward a model of adult learning which is analysed in depth. This model arises from the results of a research project in which adults analysed...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Aubrey on Education

    A Hitherto Unpublished Manuscript by the Author of Brief Lives

    Edited by J. E. Stephens

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In 1699 John Aubrey began to compile notes for a scheme for the education of young gentlemen. The manuscript he left has never been published. The editor of the volume organized and re-arranged the text and has provided an historical Introduction and detailed notes. Aubrey gives a graphic account...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Studies in the History of Educational Theory Vol 1 (RLE Edu H)

    Nature and Artifice, 1350-1765

    By G H Bantock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book examines key theorists in depth in order to give some insight into cultural change as reflected in their curricular recommendations and in the interplay they reveal between the two fundamental educational concepts of ‘artifice’ and ‘nature’. The essays on the various theorists – Erasmus,...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Education

    Examining the Evidence

    By Evelyn E Cowie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume contains both text and contemporary document which together look at the history of education from the French Revolution to the late twentieth century. The connection between text and documents is closely preserved so that the volume both explains and illustrates the important issues and...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Irish Education Experiment

    The National System of Education in the Nineteenth Century

    By Donald H. Akenson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume focuses on the creation, structure and evolution of the Irish national system of education. It illustrates how the system was shaped by the religious, social and political realities of nineteenth century Ireland and discusses the effects that the system had upon the Irish nation: namely...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Philosophy of Education (RLE Edu K)

    An Introduction

    By Harry Schofield

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    There are many students who find philosophy of education difficult, because they have never received teaching in the basic essentials of general philosophy. This book begins by asking the basic question ‘what is philosophy?’ and examines a number of possible answers. Step by step the reader is...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Education for Peace (RLE Edu K)

    By Herbert Read

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book deals with the everlasting problem of war and peace. In it, the author argues that mankind must be predisposed for peace by the right kind of education and he discusses how to devise methods of education which will prevent war....

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Rationality of Feeling (RLE Edu K)

    Learning From the Arts

    By David Best

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume emphasizes the necessity for arts teachers to nurture the personal development of their students by expanding their artistic understanding and creativity. In aiming to provide a broader understanding for the effective teaching of the arts, the author provides powerful reasons for seeing...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge